Granite Boulders at Montreal Olympic Stadium

The climbing wall company OnSite has moved 3 massive granite boulders to the center of Montréal. Urbain bouldering in Montreal is not at its beginnings, but this new innovative development is bold and promising.

OnSite Bouldering Installation

Montreal Buildering History

Distance from the crags incited many generation of climbers from Montreal to boulder on urban installations. Before the first indoor facilities were built, some climbers have reported starting on the sport on Montreal buildings. First publicization of that discipline was in 2006 with Antoine Seguin’s documentary Disturban Behaviour.

A few years later, the Bourassa-Moreau brother realized a series of buildering videos. Originally designed for a high-school project, their videos reached a total of over 15 millions of viewer on Vimeo and Facebook.

Urban Climbing Map

This collaborative map of the boulders is accessible here. You can try them, comment and add your own.

Urban bouldering is at your own risks and might not be tolerated in some areas. Please stay respectful while practicing this discipline.

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